Comings & Goings

Each week, LODGING shares the latest Comings & Goings — new hires and promotions from across the hospitality, hotel, and lodging industries.

Commune Hotels & Resorts Appoints Niki Leondakis as New CEO

NEW YORK—John Pritzker, Co-Chairman of Commune Hotels & Resorts named Niki Leondakis to serve as the company's new CEO. Ms. Leondakis joins Commune from...

Orient-Express Hotels Names New CEO; Rejects Indian Hotels Proposal

HAMILTON, Bermuda— Orient-Express Hotels Ltd. announced that John M. Scott III has been appointed president and chief executive officer and a director. Scott, 47,...

Dolce Hotels & Resorts Names New Vice President of Development for North America

ROCKLEIGH, N.J.—Dolce Hotels and Resorts has announced the appointment of Jesse Luis as vice president of development for North America. Luis, who is based...

Tom Ballance Named President and COO of Borgata

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.—Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa today announced that Tom Ballance has been named president and chief operating officer, pending regulatory approval. Ballance currently...

Wolfgang M. Neumann to Succeed Kurt Ritter as CEO of Rezidor

The Rezidor Hotel Group today announced the appointment of Wolfgang M. Neumann as president & chief executive officer, effective January 1. Neumann currently serves...

Puneet Chhatwal Appointed as New CEO at Steigenberger

Steigenberger Hotels AG has announced Puneet Chhatwal as its CEO. Chhatwal joined Carlson Hotels Worldwide in 1998, where he was responsible for the development of...
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Five Markets With the Most Hotel Construction

Analysts at Lodging Econometrics recently reported the top five markets with the largest hotel construction pipelines for the third quarter of 2018. The number...
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15 Women Moving Up Hospitality’s Career Ladder

Over the past few years, more and more women seem to be climbing to the top ranks of the hotel industry. This isn’t a coincidence—woman...
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The Room Key: How To Handle an Angry Guest

The Room Key is LODGING's advice column for hoteliers, managers, and team members at all levels of hospitality. Experts will answer questions on everything from...
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14 Hotel Companies Among 2019 Best Employers for Diversity

Fourteen hotel companies are among this year's Best Employers for Diversity, according to Forbes magazine. The list, which recognizes organizations for their commitment to...
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